Text icon  TALAT Lecture 1102: Environmental Factors

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Description: This lecture reviews the environmental factors affecting the aluminium industry and the remedial practices followed; it describes the concept of a product life cycle and the importance of recycling; it also describes the secondary aluminium industry, its history, processes, products and structure; it outlines the methodology used to calculate recycling rates and summarizes the scope and size of the European aluminium industry.
Keywords: production • markets • environment • life cycle • secondary aluminium
Categories: Materials > Metals & alloys > Aluminium & alloys
Other topics > Environment
Other topics > Life cycle analysis
Created by: Geoff Budd, Aluminium Federation, Birmingham, UK
European Aluminium Association, Brussels
Published by: European Aluminium Association, Brussels
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Date created: 01 January 1994
Date added: 24 September 2009
Resource ID: 2102